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Rambles in the north-west, across the prairies, and in the passes of the Rocky Mountains ...

J. Hoyes Panton

Rambles in the north-west, across the prairies, and in the passes of the Rocky Mountains ...

by J. Hoyes Panton

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Published by Mercury Steam Printing House in Guelph, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Northwest, Canadian -- Description and travel.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesWestern Americana, 1550-1900 -- reel 409, no. 4131.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination20 p.
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15438668M

    Start studying US History Chapter Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Search. Browse. Rocky Mountains. th Meridian. Vast herds grazed on prairie grasses. Buffalo. what act was when the government supported settlement in the great plains region in   The North-west passage by land: being the narrative of an expedition from the Atlantic to the Pacific: undertaken with the view of exploring a route across the continent to British Columbia through British territory, by one of the northern passes in the Rocky Mountains.

    The Canadian is the longest scheduled passenger train outside Eurasia, and at 4, km, it is km longer than the California Zephyr, and km longer than the Indian Pacific in Australia, though it is less than half the distance of the Moscow-Vladivostok Trans-Siberian Railway.. The train inherited its name from a previous service operated by the Canadian Pacific Railway, . Travels in the great western prairies, the Anahuac and Rocky Mountains, and in the Oregon Territory 12 the Colorado mountains, through the mazes of its parks and passes, and halted awhile at Brown's Hole. This was the most difficult part of the journey.

    existed across the Rocky mountains within British territory, and south of that known to exist between Mount Brown and Mount Hooker," i.e. tho Athabasca pass. From the explorations of Dr. Hector and others working under Palliser, several passes over the mountains were discovered, but Palliser came to the conclusion that "a line of communication from. By , people newly settled in Colorado had discovered that their mountains held more than gold. Although obsessed with gaining mineral wealth, noted observer Ovando Hollister in his book The Mines of Colorado, Coloradans also found that "rambles in the Mountains, riding, hunting, bathing, fishing, berrying, camping out, living on air, puts new cheeks on old bones and paints .


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